Sicili...Worn by countless medieval soldiers over the centuries, these stone stairs lead to Sperlinga Castle. . In the year 1282, during the period of the Sicilian Vespers, a French garrison barricaded itself inside, resisting the siege for an entire year
The Ridgeway, Hambledon Hill, Dorset. 'Ridgeway’ refers to an ancient track that runs along the high ridges of hills. They are unpaved, relying simply on the hard ground to provide a suitable surface for travelling on. The Ridgeway in England stretches 85 miles from Overton Hill in Wiltshire, to Ivinghoe Beacon in Buckinghamshire. The track has been in use for more than 5,000 years.and follows a chalk ridgeline past Neolithic stone circles, burial mounds, earthworks and Bronze Age hill forts
Walter Tull (1888-1918), was one of Britain’s first black footballers who played for Northampton Town and Tottenham Hotspur and became the first black officer to lead British troops into battle in the first world war.